Meet Our Staff

Monarch Annapolis Staff


Administrative Team

Rachel Amstutz, Principal

Brad Clapper, Assistant Principal

Chief of Education Services

Kathy Lane

Office Staff

Ratasha Harley, Business Manager

Alena Ruiz, Secretary

Nyia Curtis, Secretary

Community Liaison

Tatiana Santos

School Counselor

Nikki Johnson

Student Support Team

Kate Dreibelbis, Behavior Specialist

Andre Toney, Student Support

Kate McFaul, Student Support

Reggie McKinley, Student Support PT

TCG Therapist



Resource Team

Tilly Coyle, PYP Coordinator

Dorothy Garrett, Title I Math

Alison Good, Title I Reading

Carrie Mimms, Early Intervention

Cathryn Nash, Reading

Heidi Scott, Title I IA

Mary Smith, Title I IA R/R

Instructional Coach


Health Room

Francesca Mirarchi, Nurse

Jackie Harrison, Health Assistant

Health Assistant 


Jennifer Sherman

Jenny Keenan


Special Education

Nicole Fielder

Katie McElree

Kathryn Jacobs

Jennifer Wilson

Denice Rulo, SPED IA

Cierra Brown, IEP Clerk

Laura Guidinetti, SLP

Pat Kay, LTS

Ryan Stickel, PSY

Bryanna Wooten, OT

Latay Benson, PT


Kate Graham

Chelsea Massa

Kathy Gallagher, LTS

Carly Webb


Kathy Hanson

Jhonabell Jackson

Kylie McBride

Lisa McDonald

Amber Snapp

First Grade

Adrienne Brooke

Kirsten Farley

Nathan Fincher

Sarah O’Neal

Shantille Stohl

Second Grade

Kendra Bethel

Maya Butler

Allyson Marine

Nakia McKinley

Wendy O’Neill


Sarah Pilkenton

Jordan Shaffer

Third Grade

Kayla Eaton

Stefanie Fisher

Paige Thumel

Rachel Weskalnies

Fourth Grade

Jordan Jeter

Amanda Miller

Cynthia Olsen

Griff Roberts

Lauren Stone

Fifth Grade

Anne Haas

Marcy Hess

Teresa McCloud

Mary Mouring

Teaching Assistants

Linda Brown-Nixon


Lindsay Laws


Instructional Assistants

Donsha Allen

Caroline Bailey

Cierra Brown

Chelsea Hawkins

Clarke Hawkins

Veronica Hill

LaShawn Jones

Elizabeth Leger

Candra Marshall-Hounna

Benjamin Mullen

Darlene Richardson

Kevin Santiful

Delnica Thompson

Recess Coach

OPEN- Playworks hires

Permanent Substitutes

Jakara Tucker

Integrated Learning Team

Lucas Nelson, Art

Alsasha Conley, Art

Nick Clay, Kinesiology

Ryan Greenberg, Kinesiology

Jacqueline Wiley, General Music

Sabrina Fellenbaum,General Music

Christine Brimhall, Int.  Music

Kimberly Bullock, Spanish Teacher

Erin Troast, Spanish Teacher

Performing Arts Specialists

Susan Stroupe

Vikki Smith


Ricky Jeremias


Monica Ramirez, Manager

Maricelia Leger, Kitchen

Shalanda Sheppard, Kitchen

Building Facilities

Tony Cole, Facility

Evert Hernandez, Site Crew

Open, Site Crew

Open, Site Crew

Monarch campuses are currently closed and with distance learning students participating in summer school/ESY programming. For a listing of free meals sites for children ages 2 to 18, go to View our resource Talking to Children about COVID-19 and Managing their Social and Emotional Needs.